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Devine tells Addams that he revised an editorial and that Taft wanted to appoint her as a member of the Industrial Commission.
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Taylor informs Addams of action being taken to protest against a candidate running for office on the Industrial Relations Commission.
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Addams, et. al, ask Washington to join the campaign American Association for Labor Legislation.
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Addams comments on the minimum wage for women while in New York, arguing that women workers in Chicago should earn between $8-10.
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Addams discusses the labor situation in Chicago and argues that the Progressive Party will support the work of trade unions.
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Addams discusses working conditions for women and advocates for a minimum wage for female workers.
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Addams describes the Progressive Party's pledge to support new immigrants by creating protection for industrial laborers.
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Short quote from Addams' speech in Milwaukee on child labor argues that industry wears out children in a heartless way.
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In this address, delivered for the Merrick Lectures, 1907-8, Addams describes the difficulty immigrant women face as they try to assimilate into American life.
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In this address, delivered for the Merrick Lectures, Addams speaks about the difficulty of assimilation into American life for immigrant women.
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At the Sixth International Congress on Tuberculosis in Washington, D.C., Addams and Hamilton discuss "Economic Aspects of Tuberculosis" and why people living in poverty are more susceptible to the disease.
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Addams gave this speech at the first meeting of the Playground Association of America, held in Chicago, June 20, 1907. She spoke on the importance of play in the life of industrial and urban societies. The speech was published in August in Charities…
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Addams' speech to the first National Arbitration and Peace Congress of America, given in New York at an evening session at Carnegie Hall. Addams discusses a rejection of warfare and military might as the only means to display patriotism, suggesting…
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Prosser asks Addams for advice in selecting a woman to work for the National Society for the Promotion of Industrial Education.
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Davies explains his attitudes about child labor and the misunderstandings about them.